Showing items tagged with 'photographers' council'
13 May 2020: Urine was thrown at one photographer (which fortunately missed) while taking pictures of people not observing social distancing.
UK freelances face destitution as they have been 'forgotten' in the government’s rescue package for businesses
21 March 2020: Ministers must provide financial protection for the self-employed; other countries' deals may offer potential solutions, says the NUJ.
19 March 2020: As the union lobbies for a financial protection for freelances, there are some places to go for help.
NUJ calls on PA Media Group to treat photographers fairly following its acquisition of stock image agency Alamy
13 February 2020: The union has written to chief executive, Clive Marshall, to seek guarantees on its plans for its stock images acquisition.
7 February 2020: Number 10 has instead provided its own officially-approved images of the Prime Minister.
11 July 2019: Men vastly outnumber women in news photography and photojournalism. The union held an event to investiagte the barriers women face and what to do about it.
14 June 2019: The British Basketball Federation has joined a growing list of organisations forcing photographers to provide their images and footage without payment, to gain access to cover events.
3 May 2019: The Photographers’ Council of the National Union of Journalists has given its backing to the union's Oxford branch, which has called on NUJ members, friends and supporters not to provide free images to local Newquest publications
30 April 2019: According to the 2018 report The State of News Photography almost 70 per cent of women photographers said they faced discrimination in the workplace. This NUJ Photographers’ Council event will look at the barriers facing women and how the union can support women photographers and videographers and stop the disproportionate number leaving the industry.
8 March 2019: The IWD 2019 campaign theme of #BalanceforBetter is a call to action for driving gender balance across the world.